A Medford man was arrested Tuesday and charged with robbing a Port Jefferson Station bank on Friday, Suffolk police said.
Police said Peter Iatauro, 32, has been charged with third-degree robbery in connection with the robbery of the HSBC Bank at 574 Jefferson Shopping Plaza on July 10 by showing a bank teller a demand note. The teller complied with the demand and the suspect fled on foot southbound on Route 112.
He has also been charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance (heroin).DataLI crime stats
Iatauro is being held overnight at the Sixth Precinct and is scheduled to be arraigned at First District Court in Central Islip on Wednesday, police said.